January 2012

5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere

Welcome to our weekly roundup here at 5 Minutes Around the Blogosphere. As you know, you can come back all week and add a post or giveaway to our Linky. Be sure to check back […]


In the Big Miracle movie, there really aren’t any characters who are all good or all bad. Well, except for Dermot Mulroney’s character, as Ted Danson pointed out in our interview. Mulroney plays Captain Boyer, […]


After winning an iPad right before the New Year, I decided to finally give eBooks a good try. Having books on my iPad, especially since I’ve been carrying my iPad with me everywhere I go, […]



Fighting childhood obesity is not easy. From child-advocates who petition to have school lunch menus changed and junk food vending machines removed from schools, to parents trying to convince their kids to choose carrot sticks […]


Guest contributor, Michelle, shares her experience with a new book available in print and ebook form, Sons of Grace… I have always been a reader, which has benefited me in so many ways. I remember […]

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It’s no secret. I’ve fallen hard for Pinterest. This is our fourth week of Pin It Friday and I’ve looked at every pin and followed all the pinners from our first three weeks. Join us […]


Grace Pamer, the love letters lady behind Romantic Frugal Mom, is joining us today to talk about family meal time. It may come as no surprise that families that routinely eat dinner together have better […]


Pear Tree Greetings is sharing with us today about some of their most popular Valentine’s Day Cards. Be sure and enter the giveaway at the bottom!   We love Valentine’s Day, and we think it […]


Share Baby Photos

Kathryn Corro is one of the Co-Founders of ZangZing , a company focused on redesigning photo sharing. She is sharing some great insights for how busy moms can instantly share baby photos with family and […]

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Around here, winter is definitely in full swing. We have unbearable temperatures sometimes and when it gets like that, it is just way too cold to go outside and play. So what is a homeschooling […]